I really need help with my American History class, i need straight answers please?
A. Most of the great planters were the sons of wealthy families.
B. Most great planters of the Old South were self-made men.
C. The stereotype of the "southern belle" is fairly accurate.
D. The wives and daughter of plantation owners lived lives of leisure.
The largest of the five so-called "civilized tribes" was the
In the Old South, the majority of slaves
A. worked under a task system.
B. lived on plantations with 100 or more slaves.
C. lived on small farms.
D. lived on plantations with 20 or more slaves.
John Marshall's 1803 decision in Marbury v. Madison
A. established the principle of state sovereignty.
B. found in favor of Marbury.
C. established the principle of judicial review.
D. was repudiated by Thomas Jefferson.
Who successfully negotiated the final terms of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?
A. Nicolas Trist
B. John Slidell
C. James Polk
D. Zachary Taylor
The election of 1824 that brought _______ to the presidency was the most controversial and complicated election in American history.
A. Andrew Jackson.
B. James Monroe
C. John Quincy Adams
D. John Adams.
The Erie Canal connected Albany on the Hudson with
B. White Plains.
C. Lake Superior.
As drafted by Vice President John C. Calhoun of South Carolina, the right of a state to set aside federal law was called
The main impact of the invention of the cotton gin in 1793 was on
A. cotton production in the Upper South.
B. the ability to process short-staple cotton.
C. the cost of cotton goods.
D. the ability to process long-staple cotton.
Under the leadership of Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the high point of the Seneca Falls convention was the drafting of the Declaration of
B. Women's Rights.
C. Human Rights.
Which of the following utopian communities was founded and established in New York State?
B. Shaker Village
D. New Harmony
Andrew Jackson's specie circular of 1836 stipulated that after August 15 only _______ would be accepted in payment for public lands.
A. gold and silver
B. special banknotes
In what state did the Nat Turner slave revolt of 1831 take place?
D. South Carolina
Which of the following was true of the Judiciary Act of 1801?
A. It was opposed by the Federalists.
B. It reduced the power of the federal courts.
C. It expanded the federal court system.
D. It packed the Supreme Court with Democratic Republicans.
The keystone to what Henry Clay called the American System was
A. a low tariff
B. encouraging British competition.
C. abolishing slavery.
D. a high tariff.
Which of the following was true of the Webster-Ashburton Treaty?
A. It established the northern boundary of California.
B. It established a definite northeastern boundary with Canada.
C. It established the southern boundary of Alaska.
D. It settled British and American claims to the Oregon Country.
The politicians who met at the Hartford Convention in 1814
A. represented the interests of the cotton-growing states.
B. recommended changes in the Constitution.
C. favored secession from the Union.
D. were mainly concerned with increasing trade with Britain.
After the War of 1812, the first expansionist goal of the republic was the acquisition of
B. the Oregon Country.
Who initiated the phrase "manifest destiny"?
A. William Henry Harrison
B. John Tyler
C. John L. O'Sullivan
D. James K. Polk
The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of
A. Dorothea Dix.
B. the American Colonization Society.
C. William Lloyd Garrison.
D. the American Peace Society.
(pleas help i do my school online and it wont let me download the book due to error, i tryed calling the school but they cant send it out till next week and its due in like 28hours! so please please help with straight answers, i tryed pulling anything up on google search but cant seem to find anything on this book. thanks for the help in advance! and i dont want any crap please, this is my life and altho its cheating i rather cheat this time then have to flunk and not pass my class, thanks for understanding this is important to me :)